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Area Manager

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    Sleaford, Lincolnshire

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    Eilidh Sproul

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    about 2 years ago

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Area Manager
Can you demonstrate experience in continuous improvement?
Do you want to work for a market-leading food production company?
Can you lead a motivated manufacturing team to deliver sustainable processes?
MacGregor Black is currently working with a leading food manufacturing group on an exciting opportunity for an Area Manager. This is a Full-Time role, based in central Lincolnshire.
Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, the Area Manager will lead a motivated manufacturing team, through a culture of continuous improvement, to deliver sustainable processes that result in quality product being manufactured safely at the lowest cost.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the management operating systems for the area are accurately managed, maintained and developed to enable responsive fact-based management of the operation
  • Ensure that all aspects of area operation are adequately resourced and scheduled with the correct skill levels to deliver output and quality objectives, and to provide legal compliance
  • Create and sustain a highly-motivated team with a developing set of skills for continuous improvement of team performance
  • Ensure clarity of role for team members to include assigning tasks, coaching, following up and giving feedback to individuals
  • Support improvement projects

What are we looking for?
We are looking for someone with transferrable management skills, who has detailed knowledge of all site manufacturing systems, processes and procedures. The right candidate will deliver accurate work from their team, with the ability to use and understand management operating systems and IT-based packages. You must be able to anticipate and identify problems and use available resources to provide effective solutions, as well as act on decisions with the corresponding level of urgency. It is essential you have previous experience of manufacturing, and an HNC or equivalent in operations is desired.

Our client is offering the right placement a market-competitive salary plus additional benefits. If you believe this is the right role for you, please contact us today.